Police catch M25 wrong-way car

Surrey Police are appealing for witnesses after a car drove the wrong way down the M25 in the early hours of this morning.

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Car drives wrong way round M25

Police would like witnesses to come forward after a driver drove the wrong way down a slip road and onto the M25.

The black Vauxhall Astra joined the motorway at junction six at Godstone and then continued driving the opposite way to the traffic in the early hours of this morning.

The vehicle was eventually brought to a halt by police on the M26 in Kent. The police car suffered minor damage.

Two men, aged in their 20s, were arrested on suspicion failing to stop for police, dangerous driving, theft of a motor vehicle and possession of a class B drug with intent to supply.

Police are appealing for any witnesses who may have seen the Vauxhall driving on the either the A22 or M25 to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to call Surrey Police on the non-emergency 101 number quoting reference TD/12/2410.

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